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Test Drive Review: 2018 Chevrolet Traverse

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Chevrolet kicked off a significant reshuffling of its SUV lineup beginning with the 2018 model year. A redesigned 2018 Equinox was launched on an all-new, notably smaller platform that put it more squarely in the compact crossover SUV category. The midsized Traverse is also redesigned for 2018, only it moves in the opposite direction—it’s longer in wheelbase and a bit larger overall than its predecessor. The now-larger size gap between the Equinox and the Traverse is slated to be filled by a new Blazer crossover SUV that is expected to launch as a 2019 model.

Feature Flashback: Comparing the Chevy K5 Blazer to the Ford Bronco and AMC Jeepster Commando in 1971

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - On the occasion of our latest Big Test, wherein we take five jumbo-utes out into the desert scrub for some recreational off-roading, let’s also look back almost 47 years to a similar adventure that rounded up what were then the three leading progenitors of the yet to be named “sport-utility” class–the Chevy K5 Blazer, Ford Bronco, and AMC Jeepster Commando–to examine what we referred to then as “The Great RV Binge.”

Chevy Blazer Will Be Reborn as a Mid-Size Crossover, Report Claims

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Before you get too excited, however, there's a catch. Unlike the Ford Bronco, which will be built on the global Ford Ranger's body-on-frame platform and whose marketing materials emphasize capability, it seems the new Chevrolet Blazer will be what people these days just can't get enough of: a mid-size, three-row crossover, with no removable roof in sight. Sigh.

Chevrolet’s New ‘Blazer’ is Approaching Its True Form

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - After numerous sightings in the wild, clothed in deceptive padding to hide the bodywork, Chevrolet’s midsize SUV is approaching its final form. Sharing a platform with the newly downsized GMC Acadia, the latest incarnation of the vehicle looks a little more like an upscale crossover and a lot less like the rugged Blazer from which